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The following Universities have signed the AAS Partner University Program, providing 100% subsidised ordinary AAS membership to their Alumni, resident in Singapore.

1 university • 2 countries • 3 tropical locations – Creating a brighter future for life in the tropics world-wide through graduates and discoveries that make a difference.

The university established the Singapore campus of James Cook University in 2003 as part of its expressed intent of internationalising its activities and offers university level programs in the areas of Business, IT, Psychology, Education, Accounting, Arts, Environmental Science, Games Design, Tourism and Hospitality in Singapore. The university also offers Higher Degree by Research programs such as Doctor of Philosophy, Master of Philosophy and pathways to a higher degree.


  • James Cook University Australia is ranked in the top 2%* of universities in the world.

    *The Academic Ranking of World Universities, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, 2017

97,000 students from 230+ different countries and 15,800+ industry placements for students in 2020

RMIT is a renowned global university of technology, design and enterprise.

One of Australia’s original tertiary institutions, RMIT University enjoys an international reputation for excellence in professional and vocational education, applied research, and engagement with the needs of industry and the community.

RMIT is a world leader in Art and Design; Architecture and the Built Environment; Engineering; Accounting and Finance; and Business and Management Studies.


  • RMIT is ranked top 1% of global universities.

    *QS World University Rankings 2021

97,000 students from 230+ different countries and 15,800+ industry placements for students in 2020

Celebrated as one of Asia’s most advanced education, research and innovation hubs, Singapore has been the ideal location for the delivery of the University of Newcastle’s programs in the region since 2002. Our strategic location is even more relevant today with the rise of Asia.

Established as a wholly-owned entity of the University in 2006, Newcastle Australia IHE (formerly known as UON Singapore) has continued to deliver and expand both its full-time and part-time programs. Our strong partnerships with leading local institutions provide our diverse range of local and international students access to a broad variety of professional networks when they graduate.

Our researchers work with world-class organisations and institutions in the Singapore region and across the globe on research projects, research seminars and faculty-specific collaborations


  • Ranked the Top 200 universities 

    *QS World University Rankings 2021

The University of Melbourne is a public research university located in Melbourne, Australia. Founded in 1853, it is Australia’s second oldest university and the oldest in Victoria.

Australia’s leading university.

Our distinctive Melbourne experience helps graduates become well-rounded, thoughtful and skilled professionals – making a positive impact across the globe.

Our research helps solve social, economic and environmental challenges the world is facing today and into the future. We’re tightly connected with our communities, at home and around the globe – a connection that enriches our learning, teaching and research.

At the University of Melbourne, we’re proud of our outstanding reputation for excellence.

For over 160 years we’ve made distinctive contributions to society and attracted the best and brightest students and researchers – bringing together the world’s best minds to solve globally significant problems.


# 1 in Australia

# 33 in the world

# 8 in graduate employability worldwide

The University of Queensland (UQ) is one of Australia’s leading research and teaching institutions that strives for excellence through the creation, preservation, transfer and application of knowledge. 

For more than a century, The University of Queensland (UQ) has educated and worked with outstanding people to deliver knowledge leadership for a better world. 

180 UQ staff (including honorary and adjunct appointments) and emeritus professors are Fellows of Australia’s five learned academies, AAS, AAHMS, ASSA, ATSE, and AAH.

The University’s outstanding 268,000-plus alumni include a Nobel laureate, an Academy Award winner, and leaders in government, law, science, public service and the arts. The University celebrates its alumni as its greatest assets. Their achievements make the University great and, in return, we will work hard to strengthen our reputation.

UQ is one of only three Australian members of the global Universitas 21, a founding member of the Group of Eight (Go8) universities, and a member of Universities Australia.


  • UQ ranks among the world’s top universities, as measured by several key independent rankings, including the CWTS Leiden Ranking 2018 (32)*, the Performance Ranking of Scientific Papers for World Universities (40), U.S. News Best Global Universities Rankings (42), QS World University Rankings (47), Academic Ranking of World Universities (54), and Times Higher Education World University Rankings (66).

Winner of AFR Employability Award in 2020 & also Australia’s best employability program 2017 AFR Higher Ed Awards

Macquarie is a university engaged with the real and often complex problems and opportunities that define our lives. 

Since our foundation 54 years ago, we have aspired to be a different type of university: one unbound by ivory towers and sandstone walls.

Rather, we are focused on fostering collaboration between students, academics, industry and society, encouraging all to traverse the boundaries of their own perspective and affect change.


  • Ranked among the top 1% of universities in the world
  • 300+ industry partners on campus and within our innovation precinct

At Federation, the desire to transform lives and enhance communities informs everything we do.  We became Federation University in 2014 – a new entity bringing together almost 150 years of history from our predecessor institutions.  We have a diverse community with over 24,000 domestic and international students and 115,000 alumni across Australia and the world.

At Federation University Australia, we’re driven to make a real difference – to the lives of every student who studies with us, and to the communities we help build and are a part of.

With a proud history spanning 150 years, we’re renowned for our excellent student support, high quality teaching and outstanding graduate outcomes. We offer studies across many disciplines at undergraduate and graduate level, including higher degrees by research.

Our graduates thrive, because Federation is deeply engaged with industries and employers. We have the largest regional Technology Park of any university in Australia, giving our students access to invaluable workplace experience in global organisations.

Today, we are proud to have more than 115,000 alumni across Australia and the world. We’re committed to ensuring that your connection with us does not end at graduation, but is fulfilling, lifelong and active. It’s never too late to connect with us.


  • The University is ranked highly – in the top 250 young universities in the world by Times Higher Education and number one in the state of Victoria for skills development, student support, graduate full-time employment and social equity by the Good Universities Guide 2022.

Charles Sturt University was founded on practical progress and connection to communities. Our regional roots mean we’re ready to roll up our sleeves and put in the hard work today, for a better tomorrow.

Charles Sturt University currently has 10 campuses located throughout NSW and the ACT.

As Australia’s leading regional university, we proudly partner with the traditional owners and custodians of the lands where our campuses sit: the Wiradjuri, Ngunawal, Gundungurra and Birpai peoples. Yindyamarra Winhanganha is a Wiradjuri phrase meaning ‘the wisdom of respectfully knowing how to live well in a world worth living in’. It’s at the heart of everything we stand for at Charles Sturt University.



  • We are a 5 star university for graduate employment with 86.3% of Charles Sturt graduates employed full-time four months after completing their course.

At Curtin Singapore, full-time and part-time courses are delivered on-campus.

Depending on the course you’re studying at Curtin Singapore, you can even broaden your experience by studying abroad for part of your degree.

Curtin University is a global university with campuses in Australia, Malaysia, Singapore, Dubai and Mauritius. When you join Curtin Singapore, you join an international family. Around half of our students come from a country outside of Singapore, which adds a valuable dimension to your university experience, both in and out of the classroom.

Monash University is the largest university in Australia, consistently ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide. As a modern, global, research-intensive university, we deliver education and research excellence in Australia and across the Indo-Pacific. Our alumni community, consisting of 485,000+ alumni across 156 countries, is a vital part of the university’s vibrant, growing international presence.

Monash University is the largest university in Australia, consistently ranked in the top one per cent of universities worldwide. Our desire to make a difference transcends traditional boundaries. Monash’s broad global footprint enables us to achieve a positive influence on communities around the world, not just in Australia.

We make a meaningful impact on today’s global challenges – whether that’s by mitigating climate change, easing geopolitical insecurity or fostering healthy communities. We’re determined to change the world for the better, so that future generations can thrive.

To make a global impact, we need to be embedded in the communities we serve. We have three international teaching locations, six campuses, and more than 100 partner universities.

As a result, our thriving community includes over 485,000 alumni creating positive change across 156 countries. This diverse network serves as a vital foundation for alumni success, and we’re here to support our alumni on their journey of lifelong learning.

If you’re a graduate of Monash but haven’t been hearing from us, update your details to take advantage of the unexpected connections and invaluable opportunities within your alumni community.

The University of technology Sydney (UTS) is a leading university of technology and among the top 150 universities in the world. We prepare students for the challenges of today and tomorrow through our future-focused approach to learning and research. Located in Sydney’s technology precinct, UTS is minutes away from the city’s business district and some of Australia’s most innovative companies and start-ups.

When students study at the University of Technology Sydney (UTS), they join a community of inspired students, staff and industry partners who are shaping the future. We are one of the top 150 universities in the world, known for our practical approach to learning and research. With course content shaped by industry partners, students are prepared to solve the challenges of today and tomorrow.

The UTS campus is made up of interconnected spaces that support practical learning, collaboration and research across all faculties. We’re located in Sydney’s newest precinct for cutting-edge technology and industry: Tech Central. By 2023, Tech Central will be the home of Australia’s tech economy, integrating industry, research and education – all on the doorstop of UTS. Sydney is the home of 60 per cent of Australia’s startups and students have the opportunity to engage in this with UTS Startups, the largest startup community in Australia.  

When students graduate from UTS, they become part of a global network of creative and innovative alumni. There are over 2,500 UTS alumni based in Singapore, with networks on LinkedIn and Facebook.


  • UTS is ranked in the top 10 universities in the world (THE Young University Rankings 2022) and is the number one young university in Australia. The university has been awarded five+ stars by QS in all eight categories of higher education: teaching, employability, internationalisation, research, facilities, subject ranking, innovation and inclusiveness.
For almost 50 years, Griffith University has been proudly doing things differently.
Since 1975, our teaching and research have been focused on addressing the most important social and environmental issues of our time. Today, that mission is as relevant as ever.
With close to 50,000 students, our community spans five campuses across South East Queensland plus our Digital campus, complemented by a global alumni network of 300,000 graduates across 150 countries.

Since 1975, our teaching and research have been focused on addressing the most important social and environmental issues of our time. Today, that mission is as relevant as ever.

Social and environmental responsibility drive everything we do, from pioneering teaching in modern Asian studies and environmental science to our long-time support for First Peoples, social justice and sustainable practices.

With close to 50,000 students, our community spans five campuses across South East Queensland plus our Digital campus, complemented by a global alumni network of 300,000 graduates across 150 countries.

We know the world can, and should, be a better place—for everyone. And in helping thousands of different people create a brighter future for themselves, we’re doing our part to create a brighter future for all.

If you’re a graduate of Griffith and haven’t been receiving invitations to events in Singapore and around the world along with your monthly alumni newsletter, please update your details online at we are #GriffithAlumni.


Consistently ranking in the top 2 per cent of universities globally, our degrees are designed with industry in mind, the future in our sights, and social impact at heart.

Griffith has received more Australian Awards for University Teaching than any other university, since 2012.

  • Nursing and Midwifery (second globally, first in Australia)
  • Hospitality and Tourism Management (third globally, first in Australia)
  • Australia’s #1 online MBA in the 2023 CEO Magazine Global MBA Ranking